Fwd: Re: Moving/Deleting open files isn't portable

John Fortin fortinj@attglobal.net
Tue Mar 21 04:38:00 GMT 2000

John Fortin wrote:
> Chris Faylor wrote:
> > On Mon, Mar 20, 2000 at 01:00:22PM -0800, Earnie Boyd wrote:
> > >Attached is a note from the autoconf group concerning the autoheader script
> > >John Fortin reported on.  It basically says that autoheader was fixed for this
> > >problem since autoconf-2.13 was released.  This means that it's fixed in CVS.
> >
> > Thanks for researching this, Earnie.  I thought it was a little strange that
> > this would still be a problem with autoheader.
> >
> > cgf
> I looked at autoheader in CVS and it is quite different from the 2.13 release
> version.  I'll try it tonight.
> I gotta admit, I didn't think about trying a new version of autoheader.
> John
 OK, I tried it.  The new autoconf is sooooooo different, it does not
 seems compatible with the older version.
 I am going to ask around on the autoconf list and see if there is a way
 to "convert" to the new formats.
 The good news is that I didn't get any permission errors :)

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